President & CEO
Clint Stinchcomb is the President and CEO of CuriosityStream, the award-winning SVOD destination for world-class documentary features and series exploring science, nature, history, technology, society and lifestyle. He leads all strategy and operations for the global streaming service.
Stinchcomb joined CuriosityStream Founder and Chairman John Hendricks to lead the company through its first ever capital round and he oversaw record growth in 2018 as the service surpassed a milestone 1 million subscribers. In 2019, CuriosityStream is nearing its goal to expand to over 3,000 titles spanning the full spectrum of the factual genre.
Stinchcomb joined CuriosityStream in 2017 as Chief Distribution Officer. In that role, he was responsible for the strategic oversight and distribution of CuriosityStream across all global platforms, executing prominent deals with MVPDs, Smart TV manufacturers and streaming media service providers.
Stinchcomb is an entrepreneurial executive with over 25 years of traditional and digital media experience. Leveraging a broad range of global roles in television and digital programming, production, content development, strategic planning, consumer marketing, operations, advertising sales, network distribution, and communications, he has played a critical role in the launches and successful growth of several television networks, content franchises and enthusiast brands.
Before CuriosityStream, as the CEO and co-founder of Poker Central, Stinchcomb created and built the world’s first 24/7 global, multi-platform, multimedia network dedicated to “all things poker.” Prior to Poker Central, he led all film distribution and media advisory initiatives as the Managing Director of Worldwide Media Group. Under Stinchcomb’s leadership, WMG became the leading distributor of advocacy films. Simultaneously WMG provided advisory services to the world’s largest private equity companies, advocacy organizations, TV network groups and digital media distributors.
Stinchcomb was previously EVP and GM of Discovery Communications’ Emerging Television Networks, with responsibility for Discovery HD Theater, Discovery Times Channel, Military Channel, Turbo Media and Discovery Home. Prior to that as SVP of New Media Operations and HDTV, Stinchcomb was responsible for the creation, implementation and oversight of global new media businesses
Stinchcomb holds a Bachelor’s degree in History from Dartmouth College.